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Channels and Episodes

How can I see the description of an episode?

Click on any episode to access an episode-specific description. You can also add it to your favorites and playlist, download, and share it.

How do I play an episode?

Click on the episode’s cover photo to begin playing the episode.

How can I share channels and episodes I enjoy?

Simply select the episode or channel you would like to share, and click on the "Share" button to view sharing options.

Can I listen to downloaded episodes offline?

Yes, if you have already downloaded the episodes, they'll be available in your downloads even if you can't get WiFi. You can access your downloads by going to the "Listen" page and clicking on "Downloads".

Can I suggest a channel to be added to Castbox?

Yes, if you know the name or link of the Channel you would like us to add, please email us (contact@castbox.fm) and we will try to add it for you.

Can I turn up the volume if the episode volume is too low?

Yes, you can increase the volume by clicking the adjustment button. The adjustment button looks like two uneven dotted lines and is located in the top right hand corner of the now playing page. Click the adjustment button, and check the "Volume boost" button.

Can I change the playback speed of the episode?

Yes, you can change the playback speed via the adjustment button. The adjustment button looks like two uneven dotted lines and is located in the top right-hand corner of your episode page. Click the adjustment button, and scroll the playback speed bar to set the playback speed.

Can I search an episode by title?

Yes, you can use the main search bar (first tab on your left). You can also go directly to the channel page and click on the magnifying glass icon on the right hand side to search by title.

Can I search for audio books?

Yes. Enter the word "audiobooks" or "audiobook" in the search bar to access the "Audiobook" category. If you don't see what you're looking for, please send the titles to contact@castbox.fm, and we'll do our best to add them to our catalogue.

Can I filter podcast episodes?

Go to Channel Info, then click the three-dots icon on the upper right hand corner of the page. Select "Filters" to categorize your episodes based on play or download status.

Can I change the skip and rewind times?

Yes, please go to the "Now Playing" page and hold down the "10s" or "30s" button to access the option to select "5s", "10s", "15s", "20s" and "30s".